The Musée d’arts de Nantes incorporates several key extension buildings to the original 19th Century ‘Palais’, and 17th Century Oratory Chapel, with the addition of a 4,000 sqm contemporary art exhibition space.
McChesney Architects news – This is a motion sculpture at the new home of the English National Ballet in East London. An assemblage of three delicate elements slowly transforms itself playing out a graceful balletic motion in the square.
The JACC building design is by SSH: it will showcase performing arts and create a world class theatre quarter in a spacious parkland setting. The cultural district will include theatres, concert halls, cinemas, conference and exhibition halls and a library archive.
New photos of this landmark building design by Danish architect Sune Lindström: 3 slender towers standing on a promontory into the Persian Gulf, the last group in the larger Kuwait Water Towers system of 34 towers.
Architectural photography exhibition in London – “Geometric diagrams can be contemplated as still moments revealing a continuous, timeless, universal action generally hidden from our sensory perception” – Robert Lawlor
Design: Ricardo Camacho + STROOP, architects – new photos
The reconversion of a formal garden by Kuwait Amiri Diwan was built in the early 1960’s, to celebrate the city’s modernization, and named as “Shaheed Garden” after Saddam’s Invasion in memory of the war martyrs.